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president obama step downs four years from now, and president obama's popularity is now the highest it has been since the first few months he was in office. today's poll numbers are a reflection of the president's inauguration speech when he spoke boldly of progressive values in the country. i'm joined tonight by joy reid, managing editor of the grio. i mean, if she were to run, if she were to announce, wouldn't there be just this groundswell enthusiasm because we know she is so qualified? >> well, i think partly because of her clear and obvious qualifications, but also, hillary land has a pent-up desire for this woman that has never gone away there was tremendous resentment between obama and hillary camps in 2008 partly because her supporters are so passionate about the idea that she should be our first woman president. it was very hard for them to walk away from that. there was a big push to get her on the ticket, to be vice president. they were disappointed that didn't happen. she then takes the job of secretary of state and really acquitted herself well. i think her approval ratings mi
's the last day for the treasury secretary timothy geithner who is stepping down after holding the job for more than three years. he is replaced by president obama's current chief of staff. >>> [audio not understandable] the decision to legalize abortion. former presidential candidate rick santorum is one of the guest speakers and will join marches as they make their way to the steps of the people are court. >>> maryland two most western counties wants state support for development of an energy corridor. they are pitching a proposal in annapolis and officials from allegheny and garrett countsies say it would cree -- counties say it would create jobs and generate revenue. >>> four house -- a company made donations to local fire departments in the past. >>> three days the ravens make -- shall in three days, the ravens make the trip to the big easy and they want to be sent off in style. a huge rally is planned ahead of the departure and this morning linda so is live at the inner harbor with details and you know, we are days away from this. there's a great way fans to get out and see the t
nomination since president obama nominated him more than three weeks ago hagan tried to damp down much of the bipartisan criticism. chuck schumer, democrat of new york, key democrats shelved their skepticism and say they support him. it's not decided whether all 55 democrats are in his camp. hagel has to win over, assuming he has 55 he has to win over just five of his fellow republicans. only one republican senator thad cochran of mississippi said he is in favor. let's go to capitol hill with chief congressional correspondent dana bash. usually when a president nominates a senator, it's a no brainer, he gets the support of all his former colleagues, we saw that with john kerry, despite being a liberal democrat almost every republican voted for him to be secretary of state. dana, why has this been a heavy lift for president obama even though chuck haguele is a former senator? >> reporter: >> it really is fascinating, you're exactly right, jake, generally there is a deference given to the club or former members of the club. that is the opposite. you can see chuck hagel trying to get comf
at har foreroad. no concerns on the inner loop down to 95 and outer loop clear up to towson. that's a look at your abc2 timesaver traffic. now over to you. >>> 4:47. president obama is calling for sweeping changes for immigration. >> a group of lawmakers, what they plan to do to help millions of undocumented immigrants. >> several people are being questioned in the wake of the fire in brazil. we will tell you who they have in custody and why they may be to blame. >>> during the 2012 presidential campaign president obama said he would make immigration reform. a top priority in the second term. and today, he will make the introductory arguments to america. he will make the remark during a speech in vegas a day after a bipartisan group of lawmakers to present their plan an path to citizenship more than 11 million illegal immigrants in the country. the lawmakers agree it's a long road ahead but it's time to initiate needed change. >> we have been too content fortoo long to allow individuals to mow our lawns, serve our food, clean our homes and even watch our children while not affordi
] one pill each morning. 24 hours. zero hearurn. jon: president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton sitting down together for a joint television interview. did you catch it? the formal rivals sharing the screen and laughs on 60 minutes last night. the interview left a lot of viewers wondering where were the tough questions about global hot spots and our foreign policies. let's talk about it with jim pinkerton a contributing editor and writer for the american conservative magazine. alan colmes host of the alan colmes radio show and author of thank the liberals for saving america. welcome to both of you. steve croft said it in the intro he said we barely had enough time to scratch the surface of their complicated relationship. jim, assess what scratching they did? >> no scratching whatsoever, that is for sure. every journalist has to make a choice. if you want the interview you sometimes have to take the terms that the interviewee wants whether the termser explicit or implicit. when oprah winfrey be began to interview lance armstrong. was tough question, tough question, tough
of president obama's gun package, but you say it all comes down to people's behavior. what do you mean? >> effective gun control has many facets to it. assault weapons ban is an element, significant symbolism. but the reality is you want to control behavior. the behavior of people. and that's what we did in the '90s here in new york. that's what i did in los angeles for seven years. crime is caused by people. you focus on their behavior and one of the behavioral changes is insuring that everybody that wants to buy a firearm has to basically submit to an i.d. check. that's form of behavior control. a lot of laws, a lot of tools are necessary, but effectively what you're doing is trying to control behavior. >> gretchen: you say that supersedes legislation. i just want to show some crime stats from new york when you were in charge here in the '90s. so murders fell 70%, car theft down 61. robbery down 55%. burglary down 53%. what did you do significantly about behavior? >> we had a very assertive police force, a very large police force. did the same thing in los angeles with a small police
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